Ray Edward Nelson, age 87 of Clinton

Ray Edward Nelson, age 87 of Clinton, Tennessee passed away on November 26, 2022 at Park West Medical Center in Knoxville. He was born on August 24, 1935 in Lake City to the late Ellis Glen Nelson and Sadie Marie Seiber. Ray was of the Baptist faith. He enjoyed fishing, gardening, and loved his black cat. He is preceded in death by his parents and brother Bobby Glen Nelson. He is survived by:

Wife            Joan Nelson

Son             Roger Lewallen & Debbie of Flora Falls, OH

Daughter     Kim & James Hill of Clinton, TN

Grandchildren    Sean Hill, Chandler Hill, Autum Hill

A host of other family and friends.

Graveside Service: 4:00PM, Tuesday, November 29, 2022 at Oak Grove Cemetery in Lake City with Rev. Wayne Phillips officiating.

Hatmaker Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

About Jim Harris

Jim Harris has been WYSH's News & Sports Director since 2000. In addition to reporting local news, he is the play-by-play voice for Clinton High School football, boys' and girls' basketball and baseball. Catch Jim live weekdays beginning at 6:30 am for live local news, sports, weather and traffic plus the Community Bulletin Board, shenanigans with Ron Meredith and more on the Country Club Morning Show on WYSH. Jim lives in Clinton with his wife Kelly and daughter Carolina, and cats Oliver, Bow and Libby.

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